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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In the direction opposite southwest.

Usage examples (41)
  • They turned the ship to a northeast heading in hopes of finding land.
  • Adverb : sailing northeast
  • Adjective : a northeast wind. ,a northeast course
  • Most of the power is in what they call the northeast quadrant. for more
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